Avila and Segovia: Full-Day Guided Trip from Madrid12 Reviews
Discover the monuments and historic sites in Avila and Segovia on a guided excursion from Madrid. Spend the day learning about the history of the cities. See the Roman Aqueduct in Segovia and take in Avila’s medieval walls dating from the 11th century.
- Visit historic Avila and Segovia, Heritage of Mankind cities
- Marvel at Segovia’s magnificent Roman Aqueduct
- Admire Avila’s medieval walls, dating from the 11th century
DescriptionAvila is one of Spain’s oldest cities, and surrounded by well-preserved walls dating from the 11th century, it resembles an immense castle. The old quarters are home to a number of important Romanesque churches, Gothic palaces, and the city’s 12th-century Gothic cathedral, which is also fortified. On this full-day excursion from Madrid, you’ll see the exterior of the Avila Cathedral, the Romanesque Basilica of San Vicente, and visit the Plaza Mayor. Take a short walk through the city’s old streets to the Convent of Ste. Therese. Continue on to Segovia, a city rich in historical monuments. See the magnificent Roman Aqueduct from the time of Emperor Augustus. The elegant Cathedral, and its Alcazar fortress, the most spectacular castle in Spain, are among the highlights. Both Avila and Segovia are listed as Heritage of Mankind cities.
IncludesTransportation by deluxe motor coach Live tour guide Food (can be booked as an add-on) Drinks Gratuities
- Comfortable shoes are recommended.
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